• Configure FFmpeg with h264 codec Codec on Raspberry Pi 3

    We will install x264 codec from videolan org, as you know x264 codec is very popular nowdays.

    Open a terminal, Ctrl-Alt+T

    I suppose you are on pi user.

     git clone --depth 1 git://
    Cd x264
    ./configure --host=arm-unknown-linux-gnueabi --enable-static --disable-opencl
    make -j2
    sudo make install 

    We have installed x264 codec successfuly. now one more lib we will install called libmp3.

     sudo apt-get install libmp3lame-dev -y

    We have installed libmp3. Now ffmpeg

    git clone --depth=1 git://
    cd ffmpg
    ./configure --arch=armel --target-os=linux --enable-gpl --enable-libx264 --enable-libmp3lame --enable-nonfree 
    make -j2
    sudo make install

    We have done.


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